Announcing LaVerne H. Council as Keynote for DET Day New York

28 Mar - 2018
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Keynote Speaker Announced for DET Day New York

The Millennium Alliance is pleased to announce the National Managing Principal for Enterprise Digital Strategy and Innovation at Grant Thornton LLP, LaVerne H. Council, as Keynote at the inaugural Digital Enterprise Transformation Day in New York City next week, April 5th at Convene on 117 West 46th Street.

As the national managing principal for Enterprise Digital Strategy and Innovation, LaVerne Council is responsible for the planning, growth, and execution of Grant Thornton’s U.S. Advisory business. With more than 30 years of experience in both the public and private sector, Council is experienced in implementing global technology solutions and supply chain strategies that drive growth and innovation in industries that include healthcare, consumer products, and telecommunications.

Adding on to her lengthy and successful career, Council has also previously served as Assistant Secretary for the Office of Information and Technology and CIO for Veterans Affairs, Corporate Vice President and the first global CIO for Johnson & Johnson, Global Vice President for IT, Global Business Solutions and Development Services at Dell Inc, and, as the Global Partner for Supply Chain at Ernst & Young LLC.

Council was twice named one of the Top 50 Women in Information Technology by FedScoop, which also gave her the Golden Gov: Federal Executive of the Year Award. Moreover, she is listed among Healthcare Data Management’s Most Powerful Women in Healthcare Information Technology, as well as Business Trends Quarterly naming her as one of the top four CIOs in North America in 2010. In 2009, The New Jersey Technology Council inducted her into its CIO Hall of Fame, and the Global CIO Executive Summit awarded her the Top 10 Leaders & Change Agents Award and the Top 10 Leaders & Innovators Award, proving that her influence and expertise have left a lasting impression across all industries.

Next week, C-level experts from across North America’s digital technology industry will join Ms. Council in New York City to meet and discuss the highly complex and evolving digital technology environment that is currently impacting development and advancements in business as the industry plunges into the digital revolution.

The application to attend our inaugural Digital Enterprise Transformation Day in New York is still open. Register your interest today at >


Now in 2018, keeping up with technology trends to revolutionize business strategy is imperative to growth and success. Through a cutting-edge program designed by the industry, for the industry, our inaugural DET Day New York will provide a fresh and up-to-date insight to help move your organization to the next level of digital leadership through a series of executive education roundtables, keynote presentations, collaborative think tanks, educational workshops, and networking sessions that offer industry-specific topics and trends to ensure your business sustains its competitive advantage in 2018.

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